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Kilwin's Ice Cream & Candy

16 Market St, between Front and 2nd, Wilmington, NC 28401-4454
+1 910-772-1298
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fudge” (329 reviews)
“waffle cone” (226 reviews)
“scones” (65 reviews)
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10:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
$$ - $$$
16 Market St, between Front and 2nd, Wilmington, NC 28401-4454
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Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

My family loves Kilwin's! The smell lures you in, when they are making there waffle cones. Often the line is out the door, but it's so worth the wait. Once inside, it's confectionary wonderland. Macinaw Island fudge made in house, if you're lucky you get...More

Thank Tamera K
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

You heard of the expression, “like a kid in a candy store”? ...This candy store is beyond description. Everything...I mean everything looks fantastic eg., Ice cream, fudge, cookies...all shapes, sizes, portions....”to die for”! I’m a praline addict so praline ice cream and praline cookies were...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

This shop has always been one of my favorites. It has charm and variety. A definite must when visiting Wilmington.

Thank Lindsey S
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Ice cream at Kilwin's in a must whenever we visit family in Wilmington! Even though our late December visit was much chillier than expected, we stopped by Kilwin's for ice cream not once, but twice.

Thank Diane A
Reviewed 27 December 2017

Absolutely the best fudge that melts in your mouth and has you craving for more. The chocolate bars are just as good plus they are organic and 80% dark chocolate. A great treat for me and these chocolate bars made great Christmas Presents.

Thank ngonzalez07
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Wow, this place is a dream if you have a sweet-tooth. The five-chocolate ice cream cake is absolutely scrumptious! The homemade fudge, ice cream and candy is second to none!

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Love the candy! Love the waffle cones! Love the service! Love the location! And most of all I Love alllllll the ice cream flavors!

Thank Loretta L
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Interesting tour through ship. Not particularly crowded (Cape Fear river flooded area that morning) so we were able to get into the gun turrets easily. Well done by guides located around. Only disappointment was there was almost no information on ship’s participation in WWII and...More

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Oh how do I love their ice cream and their selections. Let me count the ways! No, I won't bore you. Just know the lines are down the block in summer and ice cream is still good in our mild winters. I like Georgia Peach...More

Thank DonnaDoJerseyShore
Reviewed 22 December 2017

We have enjoyed the flavors offered as well as the great service at Kilwin's. Sample the fudge also while you are there.

Thank Dave M
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Market St, between Front and 2nd, Wilmington, NC 28401-4454
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-772-1298
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